Rosh Hashana for the year 2018 starts on Monday, September 10th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Tuesday, September 11. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, September 9th.
Rosh Hashana also known as The Day of Remembrance or The Day of Blowing the Shofar is observed on the first day of the seventh month according to the Hebrew calendar. Rosh Hashana is a two day celebration. This is a time of atonement for most practicing Jews, in which they will attend a synagogue.
More information on Rosh Hashana. (Dates, Customs and History for Rosh Hashana)
|Name(s):||Rosh Hashana, Jewish New Year, Day of Remembrance, Day of Blowing the Shofar|
|When:||First day of Tishrei on Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Rosh Hashana 2018?
Monday, September 10th is the 252 day of the 2018 calendar year with -1 month, -8 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2018.
September 2018 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Sept 2 - Sun||Krishna Janmashtami 2018||Hindu||-47|
|Sept 3 - Mon||Labor Day 2018||Federal Holiday||-46|
|Sept 9 - Sun||National Grandparents Day 2018||Observance||-40|
|Sept 10 - Mon||Rosh Hashana 2018||Jewish||-39|
|Sept 11 - Tues||Patriot Day 2018||Observance||-38|
|Sept 12 - Wed||Ganesh Chaturthi 2018||Hindu||-37|
|Sept 12 - Wed||Muharram 2018||Muslim||-37|
|Sept 17 - Mon||Constitution Citizenship Day 2018||Observance||-32|
|Sept 19 - Wed||Yom Kippur 2018||Jewish||-30|
|Sept 21 - Fri||Ashura 2018||Muslim||-28|
|Sept 23 - Sun||Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2018||Season||-26|
|Sept 24 - Mon||Sukkot 2018||Jewish||-25|